293 After this, the Muharnniadans came from the north in great strength and annexed some of the rajijas that were administered from Anegondi. These ialiti:a$ were placed in the charge of Sayapa Xayani Veugalappa Nayaningani,* who looked after the affairs of the sltna for some time* when tae Boy as who were in his service, rebelled and took posses- sion of the entire rftjyam. Being unable to quell them? he leit the Duvvapati-swza and proceeded to the Padusah at Q-Jlkoada whom he asked for a body of troops in order to enable him. to regain his estate from the Kiraia-Bdyzs. He promised to tiie Padugah that, in return for the help, he would pay the peshkist due to the Padusah and a wjaru (present) of a lakh of iwrakas, Accordingly, a large force was placed at his disposal, with which he marched on the Boy as and destroyed them. He conquered the simas of Durvapadu, Kotaf Podile and Baddevolu and ruled them fixing his headquarters at Daddanala which he built at a spot 10 kos west of Duwapadti and 12 k$s east of the Srisailam. Kaifiyat o/DttwapSdv : Met. Ms*. 13-3-13, Sectioa 6, pp. 11-22. 229. SRlBAIx-GA III AND RAYAPRABHU OF PUDDKOf A. On one occasion, one of the elephants of Srirangaraya which was in rut escaped from custody, and caused much damage. No one dared even to approach the animal. How- ever, Rayaprabhu, one of the Tondamaii chieis, captured the animal and banded it over to Srirangaraya. The Raya conferred on Rayaprabhn many titles and presents as a mark of his appreciation of the latter s bravery. li : f*#r*ai tfthe Tcluf* Academy, Vol. 2, pp. 306-7. 230(a). ANARCHY AFTER THE DEATH OF VESTKATAPATIRAYA, After the close of the reign of Ylr» Veukatapatiriya Maharaya, the country was plunged in awiarehy for four or e% DUpl^a tfflea.